Todays firewood stacking !

Pallet Pete Posted By Pallet Pete, Dec 8, 2012 at 4:54 PM

  1. Pallet Pete

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    Well I added to the stack of beech today. It is a bit oversized so It will be split down more which means more wood ::-) ;ex The only downside was my stupid trailer hub blew again but for 25 bucks to pack it for a trip yielding close to 2 full cord it was totally worth it.

    Pete
     

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  2. Boom Stick

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    Nice stacks. Nice score.
     
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  3. thewoodlands

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    Looks good Pallet Pete, I'll take beech any day.
     
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    Cool. Never got any beech yet. Looks like a bugger to split !!!
     
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  5. Backwoods Savage

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    Pete, I see you changed locations for this wood! Hopefully no light fingers will take any.
     
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  6. NH_Wood

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    Hmmmm..... more wood by splitting smaller.......out to the splitter I go! ;)
     
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  7. Pallet Pete

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    Well the bins are still behind the garage so I used the fence line because they are to big right now. I will split from the fence line and put the splits into the bins. My yard is so small that I don't think it matters much where I put it if they want it they will take it sadly.

    Pete
     
  8. bogydave

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    2 cords is a nice score.

    Looks like you got some wet snow. Plan to cover the top?

    I don't quite understand blew the trailer hub & $25 to pack it?
    New bearing & race? Just packed with grease?

    The "again" part makes it sound like maybe a bent axle
     
  9. Pallet Pete

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    Ya new bearings 3 times and races last time so I am convinced its time for an axle finally. I am stubborn lol.

    Pete
     
  10. amateur cutter

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    I could lend ya Mack for month or so. Probably solve the theft problem.==c As far as that trailer hub, I'm guessing you're right, it must have a slight bend/tweak in there somewhere. That's a bummer. A C
     
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  11. Pallet Pete

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    Haha my wife would never let the poor dog out of her lap ! She looovvveeessss dogs.
    Pete
     
  12. MnDave

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    I know nothing about beech. I don't think it grows here. Looks pretty cool. Very colorful.

    MnDave
     
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  13. MnDave

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    Ok. So there is a wood haorders club. That's pretty cool because my brother called me Woodhawk so I called him Woodhawk Jr. lol.
    MnDave
     
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  14. Pallet Pete

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    American beech is found within an area from Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia west to Maine, southern Quebec, southern Ontario, northern Michigan, and eastern Wisconsin; then south to southern Illinois, southeastern Missouri, northwestern Arkansas, southeastern Oklahoma, and eastern Texas; east to northern Florida and northeast to southeastern South Carolina. A variety exists in the mountains of northeastern Mexico.
    Pete
     
  15. AJS56

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    Nice piles Pete! We have Beech on our property and I like it a lot. Good to work with and burns nice too.
     
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  16. wishlist

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    Nice job Pete. Big beech has a tendency to be hollow in the center but still real good wood. Are those pallets your wood is stacked on? Lol...;)
     
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  17. Pallet Pete

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    I am not telling :p

    Pete
     
  18. TimJ

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    getting those stacks built back up has to be a good feeling......way to go
     
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  19. Backwoods Savage

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    ;lol I'm sure Mack would deter a few. If not....
     
  20. amateur cutter

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    Yea Dennis, you met him, He'll get your attention if you're doing something you shouldn't be. He seems to instinctively know when something is amiss. Usually He'll back em into a corner so you've got ample time to draw a good bead. A C
     
  21. Backwoods Savage

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    I have no doubts about that A C.
     
  22. nate379

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    You hauled 2 cords in one trip with what sounds like a single axle trailer?

    Beech is roughly 4000lbs a cord.
     
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  23. Pallet Pete

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    My fathers Ford F-150 my Chevy S10 and the 2000 lb. trailer silly Nate :p

    Pete
     

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